November 29th, 2003

classic beard

traffic

Best of trip: minivan with plates "BATCH-1". My first thought: "Gee, I wonder if it's full of magtapes..." also "even a minivan counts as interactive" :-)

Others: MAIDA-2 (the only occurance of that name I've ever seen is Maida Heatter, a 1970's dessert chef and cookbook author), 158 RVV on a vette, which almost looks intentional but isn't, and a couple of others I don't recall but remember noting.

Visited my brother long enough to show him the car - he of course immediately taught me several things about it, including "the fast way to get to 60" (ohh, that's what Manual-mode is for... 60mph @ 6000rpm in first :-) Vrrooom...